Dr. SRIKANTA K. PANIGRAHI, is a Civil Engineer with Master in Energy Conservation, Environmental City Planning, Management & Business Administration and Doctorate in Public Policy Specializing Science Policy in Technology Transfer in Climate Change Sector, from credible Universities of India and abroad. He has worked with Government of India and the United Nations. Dr Panigrahi is known as “ Chief Architect of Indian Carbon Market “; who was instrumental to initiate Kyoto in India, the entire UNFCCC COP Process, Climate Change Negotiations and DNA formation and Subsequently as it’s Member to implement the National Action Plan, which he formulated and Operationalized CDM and it is only because if his personal pursuance and Leadership initiatives; India was the first starter of CDM, among developing World and could emerge as Global CDM Leader. He is a National Steering Committee (NSC) Member of Technology Information Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC) of the Government of India and was a Member to Prime Minister on National Strategic Knowledge Mission and Other few Missions on Climate Change. In addition, he has advised the formulation of Tenth and Eleven Five Year Plan and also had played the Key role in Planning Commission in its’ implementation in Environment & Forest Sector of the nation. Dr Panigrahi is also now the national Vice-President Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS) & Chairman, Delhi Chapter. He is a Fellow Members of Institute of Engineer’s (India) and Institute of Town Planner’s (India). He is the Director General, Indian Institute of Sustainable Development (IISD), New Delhi. He is also a Visiting Guest Professor to teach Strategic Management & Execution, CSR and Business Sustainability at Department Of Management Studies, IIT Delhi. Dr Panigrahi is also awarded National Science Popularization Award from hon’able Prime Minister of India in 2004-05; for his extraordinary contribution and commitment to popularize Science among Common Mass, who is working in the areas of Environment Protection, Energy Conservation & Renewable Energy, Climate Change and Sustainable Development. He was also an UNEP/ UNESCO Fellow, who has delivered Guest Lectures in many prestigious foreign Universities.